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  1. ShelleyBean

    Very oily

    Hello, Our baby gets very oily within a day or two after bathing. Especially on his chest and belly. I know it’s probably because it’s the warmest part of his body but this week was especially bad. I believe he’s also starting puberty so maybe that has something to do with it. He’s humping his...
  2. M

    Please help; Vaginal pimples ??

    Sorry, some people might feel uncomfortable with this picture... but I need help. I just noticed those black things on her varginal area today. I’ve never seen these before and was searching online but couldn’t find anything. Does anyone know what these are ? They look like blackheads. Nothing...
  3. KKristen61

    Kitty blackheads

    My sphynx has recently started getting little blackheads on her chin and I wanted to know if anyone els has had this problem and what the best way to deal with them would be? Thanks
  4. S

    Major Blackheads

    I just got a Sphynx cat a little while ago and the cat has major blackheads on his tail and chin. I don't want to try to squeeze them because it hurts him and you have to squeeze really hard so is there some sort of scrub I can use? The black heads are really hard and solid.
  5. Monica

    Blackheads and Bathing

    Down the rabbit hole of newbie questions we go! I’ve seen A LOT of posts/pics about sphynx tails with blackheads, both here and on other groups. I’m very particular, and would prefer not the deal with pimple popping... Here’s the newbie part: 1. Should I be actively doing something...
  6. Shane cooney


    Does anyone have any remedies for blackheads under the chin? I know not to squeeze them but bath time or wet wipes never seem to do the trick!!
  7. sarahandatari

    Sphynx Cat chin acne!

    Hello everyone! I am new to this site, as I created an account to have some help with this on going problem with my female Sphynx, Atari! she has pretty sever(?) acne. she has a ton of black heads on her chin, to the point where her skin underneath is turning blue from all the gunk! I can't...
  8. Ashley Drew

    Wrong Shampoo / Terrible Blackheads

    So My 3 Year Old Sphynx Gets Really Oily & Smells Like A Mushroom (I Bathe Him At Least Once A Week With Cat Shampoo) .. Since He's Now Out Of The Deemed "Teenager" Stage I Thought That They Would Be Gone But They Aren't .. He Gets Really BLACK Blackheads Under His Chin And Around His Lips ...
  9. siouxsie

    need a little help

    Hello all, just wondered if anyone can help, I have read a couple of posts regarding 'blackheads' but thaught as i have 2 problems I would post here. firstly our sphynx Cecil is about half a year old and he has two problems. The first being a servere case of blackheads.. and Im not just...
  10. SarahLovee82


    Starla has a pimple on her bottom lip! Anybody else have this happen to your kitties? Its a big white head. I dont know if I should just leave it alone or what.
  11. gothicmist


    Spencer only has them around his mouth. any ideas on how to get rid of them?